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Baked Raspberry Cheesecake Recipe

Easy Mother's Day desserts

Published: February 22, 2021 at 12:09 pm

Celebrate Mother's Day with our easy dessert recipes, from creamy cheesecakes and fluffy meringues to showstopping bakes

Looking for an easy Mother's Day dessert? Want the best cheesecake or chocolate mousse? See our recipes below or try our easy dessert ideas for more inspiration.


Treat mum to more delicious dishes, including our best Mother’s Day breakfast and brunch recipes and our easy Mother's Day cake ideas.

Best Mother's Day dessert ideas

Perfect lemon meringue pie

Every mum is sure to love this impressive lemon meringue pie with crisp pastry, tart curd and fluffy meringue.

Lemon Meringue Pie Recipe

Rhubarb and custard eton mess

Buying ready-made meringue and custard means you can whip up this easy Mother's Day dessert, packed with juicy rhubarb, in record time.

Rhubarb and custard eton mess

Chocolate mousse

Chocolate- and coffee-loving mums (we know a few) will love this gluten-free affogato chocolate mousse. You'll loving make it too – it's super easy, can be prepped ahead, and ready in 15 minutes.

Chocolate Mousse Recipe with Affogato

Rhubarb brown sugar cobbler

Make the most of sweet, vibrant rhubarb in this comforting pud. Serve mum a generous helping with cream for extra indulgence.

Rhubarb Cobbler Recipe with Brown Sugar

Lemon curd and blueberry roulade

Crisp on the outside, marshmallowy on the inside and packed with fruity flavours, this is a deceptively easy Mother's Day dessert.

Lemon Meringue Roulade Recipe with Lemon Curd and Blueberries

Baked raspberry cheesecake

A classic for a reason – this indulgent baked cheesecake is a crowd-pleaser. The sharp raspberries cut through the richness of the pudding beautifully.

Baked Raspberry Cheesecake Recipe

Salted caramel chocolate fondants

Our most indulgent, most beautiful chocolate fondant yet – the perfect treat for mum. You can buy the salted caramel sauce for a quick fix.

Salted Caramel Fondant Recipe with Chocolate

Banana bread cheesecake

Bring everyone's favourite lockdown bake into the realms of pudding perfection with this glorious cheesecake. Mothers nationwide will love it, with a banana bread base topped with creamy vanilla cheesecake, sliced bananas and salted caramel.

Banana Bread Cheesecake Recipe

Passion fruit tart with meringue

This passion fruit tart with meringue is a Mother's Day showstopper. We use Billington’s golden caster sugar because we like the flavour, but it will make the meringue slightly less white than you may be used to.

Passion fruit tart with meringue recipe

Eton mess cheesecake

We've combined two classic British favourites to make a dessert fit for any mum. Sweet, sharp, creamy and rich, this cheesecake is a riot of flavour and texture.

Eton Mess Cheesecake

Nutty caramel tart with coffee ganache

Check out this impressive looking caramel tart from Edd Kimber. This decadent dessert with nuts, chocolate ganache and coffee is the perfect way to celebrate Mother's Day.

Caramel Tart Recipe with Chocolate Ganache

Salted honey cheesecake

An absolute treat of a cheesecake, with a gingery biscuit base, dreamy velvet filling and salted honey topping.

Salted Honey Cheesecake Recipe

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